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Uber threatens to fire key exec in self-driving car dispute

The move by Uber, and Levandowski's response, signal pressure is mounting against the engineer at the heart of an intense trade secrets battle between Google's Waymo and Uber. To date Levandowski has exercised his fifth amendment rights in order to a...

GST Bill is going to be consumer friendly: Jaitley

Krishan Arora, Partner, Grant Thornton India LLP: While grandfathering of most of the existing service exemptions like education , healthcare etc is a welcome move for these sectors, the same could also result in possible increase in cost of such ...

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

If you don't pay up within a week, you lose everything. Backing up or copying data to a drive that can be unplugged from the network solves that problem, he said. The government today said there was no serious impact in the country due to a global ra...

5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers

The computing giant said software vulnerabilities hoarded by governments had caused "widespread damage", the BBC reported. The organization predicts that the problem could be "at a significant scale" because some infected machines haven't yet been ...

HSE hoping to reconnect internal IT network following cyber attack

The Police Service of Northern Ireland's Cyber Crime Centre will continue to actively participate in the national co-ordinated response to this attack and we would encourage all local businesses and public services to take immediate steps to protect ...

China 'may back' new United Nations sanctions over North Korean missile test

North Korea's missile test on Sunday was the country's most successful yet, according to analysts, who say Pyongyang may now have a weapon capable of hitting a key U.S. On the respected 38 North website, aerospace engineering specialist John Schi...

$124 Billion Pledged for Belt and Road Initiative

Participation in the initiative enables Bangladesh to expedite its connectivity vision in order to realize its sub-regional development aspirations, Gowher said. "Trade is the important engine of economic development", Xi said. Chinese President Xi...

New South Korean President 'Would Go to Pyongyang'

The Wall Street Journal even described Moon as an "advocate for closer ties with North" in its headline covering the election result. Just $5 a month. China has been raising tensions with South Korea over the deployment of the USA missile defense sy...

Play Store icon loses the bag in favor of modernity

We can see in a layout file that this new toggle is hidden in Android Auto's Engineer Settings page where one of the most anticipated features of the app, WiFi Projection, can also be enabled. The flaw is made possible by a glitch in Android's system...

Secret Keyloggers Hiding In Top-selling Laptops!

Researcher Torsten Schroeder from Swiss security vendor ModZero discovered that the MicTray64.exe driver from chip vendor Conexant , which makes sound circuits for HP, logged all keystrokes on a HP laptop via a software debugging interface.

IPhone 7 was the most sold device of Q1 2017: Strategy Analytics

While the launch of Samsung's new Galaxy S8 range came after the surveyed period, its mid-range model Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J5 came in 4th and 5th to represent the company. Samsung , which has dominated the Chinese market in recent, has also seen its ...

Top 7 announcements from the second day of Build 2017

Let us know what you think! And this one's bringing some significant UI changes to Windows with a new aesthetic called "Fluent Design". "You're going to see Fluent Design in the Windows shell and in our built-in apps over time", Belfiore said.

Facebook to make debut in premium TV shows next month

Snapchat has been actively pursuing show deals with numerous same of the same companies as Facebook for its Discover section. These new shows will presumably also be viewable through Facebook's video app for the Apple TV and other set-top boxes....

Call of Duty: Zombie Chronicles Looks To Be On The Way

There's no given release date for the expansion, though it looks like we might get a more official reveal tomorrow . According to a reddit thread , after digging through the game's code following a recent game update, it seems like the Black Ops ...

Far Cry 3 Teaser Splits Fans In Half

It also linked to a picture of Far Cry 3 villain and fan favourite, Vaas, accompanied by his most famous line of dialogue. On its official Facebook page, Ubisoft France posted a piece of promotional artwork for Far Cry 3, the open-world first p...

Hot Switch sales boost Nintendo sales, trim quarterly loss

There are several good features that this new handheld console system has like it has the same screen size of the New Nintendo 3DS XL , but it will not have the 3D feature. There are more than 1000 games available that you can play with the 2DS XL...

Apple Watch Series 3 to come with new display technology

However, few users have complained of the omission, and Apple has generally said that iPhone 7 sales are strong. The research also claim 41 percent upgraded from the two-year-old iPhone 6 and 6 Plus (that contrasts to a 49 percent this time previ...

Call Of Duty: WWII Zombies Teased

Following on the trend of other Call of Duty titles, WWII will be joined by a multiplayer system that offers a host of different modes for you to choose from, including a standalone storyline mode, a new social community aspect, and the return of...

Anybody can make a Google Assistant gadget with this new toolkit

When you are ready to cook, you will have to give the command "Ok, Google, start cooking" or "Ok, Google, start recipe". Following updates to its Home speaker with support for multiple users , finding cheap flights and controlling your connected g...

Instagram adds 100 mn users in four months to hit 700 mn

The tech firm has been adding new features, including live video and disappearing messages. If you just look at Facebook's portfolio, few offerings have fewer than a billion users each. Numerous recent features introduced on the platform, including...

Apple Is Still Working to Replace Venmo for Good

The report says banks are uneasy about the idea of Apple launching its own bank cards who have a vested interest in them being the default payment method in Apple Pay. P2P payment services are notorious money-losers, though. Essentially, the A...

Call of Duty WWII First Trailer Reveal

Starting off on D-Day in Normandy , this game's campaign will begin in France, push through to Belgium and march on the way towards Germany in 1944 and 1945. Multiplayer marks a return to iconic boots on the ground Call of Duty gameplay that fans ...

Fiat Chrysler profit up more than a third as Europe improves

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Koreas | Seoul: North holds drill to mark military anniversary

More than a month after US and South Korean officials publicly declared North Korea was ready to set off a nuclear bomb and nearly two weeks since analysts said North Korea's only nuclear test site, Punggye-ri, was "primed and ready", no detonation...

Yi's 360 VR camera should worry the competition

The 17-camera monster rig will officially go on sale for everyone in the coming summer season. Though it has dabbled in other hardware, including phones and routers, Google partnered with a camera company on the Halo instead of making its own.

IPhone 8 release date delay tipped amid leaked images

Moreover, KGI has a more pessimistic outlook about the iPhone 7s models (iterative updates to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus with internal component upgrades contained in the same chassis design) than before. In that case, potential contribution star...

This might be our first look at the Moto Z2 Play

However, some recent leaked images of this model have shown that the design of the Moto Z2 Play will look pretty much the same as the original. Luckily, rumors about its successor - reportedly dubbed the Moto Z2 Play - have begun to emerge, and t...

Microsoft Retiring Wunderlist, Pushing New 'To-Do' App

In addition to the expected and included Microsoft-related features (like integration with Microsoft Office) the big selling point being put forward by Microsoft is To-Do's "Intelligent Suggestions". Unsurprisingly, To-Do integrates with Micro...

Justin Bieber Surprises Puerto Rico With Luis Fonsi And Their 'Despacito' Remix

Justin Bieber surprised fans by bringing Luis Fonsi onstage to perform their Despacito remix on Tuesday night (18Apr17). The 23-year-old singer gets to show off his versatile talents by singing in Spanish on the track, which is available to ...

Google Earth gets a mobile-friendly makeover

Have you flown around Google Earth? Finally, a new 3D button will allow you to see a 3D depiction of any destination on Google Earth . Google Earth is getting a face-lift. New version of Google Earth: Traveling was never so easy. Take virtua...

Google settles Russian antitrust case on Android phones

The deal was approved by a Russian court earlier today, FAS deputy head Alexei Dotsenko said, adding that it was for a term of six years and nine months. The fine amounts to 9 percent of Google's revenue in Russian Federation in 2014, plus inflation,...

Nokia 6 Users To Get Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

It also brings support for 4G/3G dual SIM dual standby. The fact that Nokia already started to roll out the Android 7.1.1 update to its users suggests they are committed to staying on the market, not only making a passing comeback. Besides, the upd...

Honda Reveals Clarity PHEV and EV in NY

However, many classify the extended-range electric Chevy Volt as a plug-in hybrid. It is kitted with a 1.5-liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder engine , which can generate 181 horsepower along with 232 pound-feet torque. The PHEV comes in two trim l...

Liverpool's Mane set for season-ending op

Reacting to a clash with Toffees player Leighton Baines as well as Jurgen Klopp, Sadio Mane limped off, as he simply tried to avert the worst. A £34 million signing from Southampton last June, Mane has enjoyed an outstanding debut season and aver...

Obama Expected at Protestant Event in Berlin Next Month

Trump has previously called the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance, of which Germany is a member, "obsolete". Former European Parliament President Martin Schulz has led a revival in the left-leaning Social Democratic Party's (SPD) popula...

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Xaiomi announces Mi Band 3 with NFC, OLED display

Xiomi has also announced a slim Mi 8 SE, designed for those who favor a smaller smartphone. Last but not least, the Mi Band 3 is also water resistant up to 50 metres in depth...

School shooter video game horrifies Parkland parents, pulled prior to release

In the run-up to the game's release, its premise ignited a firestorm of controversy. Valve also banned the developer Revived Games and publisher Acid from its popular digital dis...

Obama administration too slow to probe Russian meddling in 2016: Senate sources

Nielsen responded saying: "I do not believe that I've seen that conclusion". "I don't believe I've seen that conclusion", Nielsen told reporters. The DHS secretary added: "...

Amazon 'evaluating options' after woman reports device shared private conversation

The family reported that they were alerted by a colleague in Seattle who received an audio file. After an understandable freakout over the news that Amazon Echo recorded a fa...

Walmart deal will make Flipkart's employees millionaires

Moreover, from Amazon's perspective, its domination as the global online retailer has forced its biggest American rival, Walmart , to fork out $ 16 billion for what is easily one...

Waymo self-driving Automobile hit in Crash on Arizona Road

In a statement, Chandler Police said that a Honda sedan swerved from its lane to avoid a collision with another vehicle . The Honda went into opposing traffic lanes and hit the W...

Fitbit, Google partner for smarter fitness bands

Fitbit will use the API to ensure that its data is safely transferred to Google's cloud . How Will Fitbit Collect The Data? By using the Google Healthcare API, Fitbit ho...

Apple offers battery replacement for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

Apple has announced that the battery replacement program is free of cost and owns won't have to spend anything for batteries. The issue doesn't affect models with the Touch Bar. Yo...

New Bioshock Entry in Development at 2K Studio

Cited in a post-mortem of Hangar 13 and 2K Games' on Kotaku , the article states that former Mafia III devs are in a variety of different places now, with the past year proving ...

Attention Gmail users: your emails might 'self-destruct' soon

The improved design includes features such as offline support, smart replies and a snooze option to deal with annoying messages. Screenshots obtained by The Verge show off the n...

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Uber details new rider security features and driver background checks

Uber details new rider security features and driver background checks

In addition, commuters will be able to optimise their travel, as Uber Movements will explain the effects of congestion and traffic build-up, while providing alternative transport m...

Spider-Man Arrives Exclusively on PS4 This September

Spider-Man Arrives Exclusively on PS4 This September

Spider-Man for the PlayStation 4 goes on sale September 7. As for more details about what we'll see in the game , Game Informer got some deets about the general set-up of ...

Apple hires former Google AI chief to work on Siri

It added new features such as advanced photo search and predictive text messages to the iPhone in recent years, but has made little progress, especially compared to Google . He ...

Nvidia postpones tests of its self-driving cars

Nvidia postpones tests of its self-driving cars

The Drive Constellation system is a two-server offering intended for simulated trials of autonomous vehicle software. Automotive is a key focus because Nvidia says its chips ar...

Joshua Beats Parker, Adds Third Title

Joshua Beats Parker, Adds Third Title

Better man on the day. "[Deontay] Wilder or [Tyson] Fury, either one", Joshua replied. The referee also intervened repeatedly, breaking up the fight whenever the fighting liv...